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that connect new jersey to manhattan? today penn station accommodates 550,000 passengers a day. that's double the peak passengers that go through the three airports of new york. but in 1900 those tunnels were called a boondoggle, too expensive, impossible to build. some of the shareholders probably thought he was nuts, but today could you imagine new york without it? well, sandy showed us what new york looks like without it. so it's up to us now to create the vision, to do the planning, to execute the projects that will insure we hold true to a basic promise. as the secretary said last week, that the america we leave for future generations is even greater, even stronger than the america our parents and grandparents left for us. and i look forward to answering your questions. >> thank you. and we'll hold questions. i just have one quick thing. have you read conquering gotham? >> yes, sir, i have with great interest. [laughter] >> okay. i was going to make sure you had a copy, if you didn't. mr. boardman, our amtrak ceo, you're recognized. welcome back. >> thank you, mr. mica, and thank you for
of depression and we know that one study in 2004 out of penn state university said that adolescents who played sports are eight times more likely to be active in sports at age 24 as adolescents who do not play sports. so in a nation we have a real interesting getting and keeping as many kids active in sports in their teenage years as possible. at the same time, we have another set of statistics we have to contend with particularly as it relates to the sport of football. you know i worked for espn and we recently conducted a survey of parents and 58% of those with suns younger than age 15 say they were cole very concerned about youth with all injuries. nearly one in five discouraged their sons from playing the game. foot wall has the highest concussion rate in sports along with hockey, and you have a lot of parents, a lot of people are wondering chico is this a game that is safe for my kid? should i introduce them to at? what are the short-term consequences? what are the long-term health consequences? so the central question we are going to be looking at today is how can football, the instituti
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